Beautiful gardens have one thing in common. They manage to strike a fine balance between structure and a carefully curated mix of plants.
Transform your courtyard into a lush garden room where you can relax and reboot.
Each year, droves of gardening enthusiasts make their way to the annual RHS Chelsea Flower Show in search of fresh inspiration. We reveal some ideas that are ideal for local gardens.
A good planting scheme includes various shapes, sizes and colours – all working in harmony to create a coherent composition.
Lush layers of foliage will ensure that your garden looks attractive all year round. While flowers wilt and whither, foliage in all shapes and sizes packs punch.
Conserving water doesn’t mean you have to live with a dry and neglected garden. Xeriscaping could be the answer!
Calla Lilies are one of the most beautiful flowers with a unique flower form. Calla lilies come in a wide array of colours for example, pink, purple, yellow and orange.
The promise of spring, with the sweet scent of jasmine, is already in the air.
Gerbera Daisy plants, with 30 fellow varieties, are one of the most popular, frequently delivered and self-grown flowers across the world.
Aloes, succulents and winter annuals are all in their prime, and July is also a month of maintenance. So, dress up in warm layers and tackle your garden!
During the month of June focus on hard-landscaping maintenance, as well as gentle and playful planting.
Knowing when and how to prune will help create healthy, long-lasting and good-looking plants…
Shady garden patches don’t need to look cold and dark. There are several ways to bring them to life.
The easiest New Year’s resolution to stick to is to always water your garden early in the morning – a thorough soaking every 3 to 4 days and mulching with organic material will encourage deep root development and healthy plants in hot weather.
It’s time for some last-minute tweaking to get your garden ready for festivities. Gardeners all over are also in a romantic mood, telling us to plant up ‘moonlight gardens’ with white flowers.
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